Search Results: "Carole P. Roman"


BOOK REVIEW

Being a Captain Is Hard Work by Carole P. Roman
Released: Dec. 31, 2015

"A fantastic pirate adventure that mixes life and science lessons with danger, friendship, and triumph."
Roman's (If You Were Me and Lived in…Italy, 2015) newest Captain No Beard adventure takes the stormy high seas to a new level. Read full book review >

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Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles by Carole P. Roman
Released: Jan. 7, 2015

"Another strong installment in the Captain No Beard series despite quieter action and the obvious educational bend."
Captain No Beard and his loyal crew hit the high seas amid tears, change, and friendship in Roman's (Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis, 2014) newest pirate picture book. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 2, 2015

"An engaging primer on Scottish culture that can teach kids how similar their lives are to their peers' around the world."
Travel to Scotland and learn about life and culture from a child's perspective. Read full book review >

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Released: May 14, 2014

"A fact-loaded primer accentuated with delightful illustrations."
Roman's (If You Were Me and Lived in…Australia, 2014, etc.) latest book in her If You Were Me and Lived in… series introduces young readers to life in Russia through comparisons to things they're familiar with in their own culture. Read full book review >

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Released: May 2, 2013

"Another victory on the high seas for Roman."
Roman's (Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience: A Captain No Beard Story, 2013) latest adventure about Captain No Beard and his band of plucky pirates tackles the issue of stranger danger. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: April 12, 2012

"Roman charms with an imaginative, whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates."
Debut author Roman pens a picture book about an imaginative boy who transforms his bed and stuffed animals into props for a marvelous pirate adventure. Read full book review >

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OH SUSANNAH by Carole P. Roman
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 11, 2017

"A short but well-developed tale about facing anxiety and making friends."
A young girl confronts her fear of sleeping over at a friend's house in this second book in a series for early readers. Read full book review >

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A Flag For The Flying Dragon by Carole P. Roman
Released: March 27, 2015

"Another trunk full of golden pirate treasure from Roman."
In Roman's (Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles, 2015, etc.) newest pirate adventure for kids, a new crew member rocks the boat. Read full book review >

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Released: May 28, 2014

"An engaging read that teaches elementary-age kids about the similarities and differences between the United States and Portugal."
A short, illustrated book that aims to give young readers a basic understanding of the lives and culture of their Portuguese peers. Read full book review >

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Released: March 26, 2014

"Kids will easily and enjoyably learn the basics about Australian life and culture."
In the latest installment of Roman's (The Crew Goes Coconuts!, 2014, etc.) series—which previously examined India, France, Mexico and elsewhere—elementary age readers learn about the culture, geography and everyday lives of children in Australia. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 12, 2013

"The simple, engaging premise works again."
The latest installment of this children's book series introduces kids to the culture, geography and traditions of Norway. Read full book review >

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If You Were Me And Lived In... Mexico by Carole P. Roman
Released: March 22, 2013

"Despite some weaknesses, a helpful introduction to Mexico for early elementary students and a useful addition to a Spanish language lesson."
Supported by primary colors and playful illustrations, Roman (Stuck in the Doldrums: A Lesson in Sharing—A Captain No Beard Story, 2013, etc.) takes little ones on a journey through the sights, sounds and spaces of Mexico. Read full book review >